Under Image/rotate menu, there is no "flip" option in Snagit 2018.

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I cannot flip a captured image because there is no "FLIP" option under Image/rotate.  This apply to Snagit 2018 version
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Posted 9 months ago

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gary

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I agree. It can't be that hard to program into Snagit. As it is now I have to save a Snagit Capture and then open Paintshop Pro or Photoshop to flip an image.  Horrible was of time for something so simple that could be added to Snagit.
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David Conley

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I just don't understand. They took a product (ver 13 and prior) that everyone loved and recommended and turned into something that almost no one likes.
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Clint StLaurent

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I don't think you can speak for the majority.  You don't like it.  Don't project that on to others.  I'm still using it 20 times a day and like it.
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David Conley

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Not to argue but look at the comments (hundreds) and see if you still think the majority of users are happy. 
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David Conley

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BTW-did you ever use v 13 if not you have not standard of comparison.
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David Howell, Employee

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You can find the flip options under:    Image > Arrange > Flip [vertical/horizontal]
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Rick Stone

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Hi there

Is it possible that perhaps you have drawn a shape and the shape has "focus"? If so, the command will operate on the shape and not the image.
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when the image on the canvas has no selection, the option to flip is greyed out. So i select the entire image and i can now press the flip, but it doesnt work. :( will send screenshot
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naomi.collett

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actually, i worked out what you mean. Thanks Rick! :)
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devaughn.long

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THANK you, David@ I've been looking for the Flip feature and couldn't find it in any place where I thought it made sense for it to be. I even tried searching the Help file in Snagit and the online help. NOTHING!
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Susan

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Thank you, David!  Saved me a boatload of work!
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Paul

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Most other programs I know put flip under or next to rotate because that's where you'd expect to find it.  It's so closely related that that is where your mindset is.
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I need to rotate image 90 degrees?  any suggestions?


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Paul

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Top menu

Image > Rotate > Clockwise / Anticlockwise

You can put a Rotate item in the toolbar too

(This is 2018)